Camp Workcoeman

2022 Fall Programs at Camp Workcoeman

21 September 2022 — Webelos Woods registration closes at 11:59 PM on Sunday, September 25. After this time, no new units will be able to sign up.

13 August 2022 — A variety of day and weekend Scouting programs are planned for this fall at Camp Workcoeman. These activities include both Scouts BSA and Cub Scout events as well as adult Scouter training opportunities.

2022 Scouts BSA Fall Programs

Merit Badge Completion Day — September 10, 2022

Scouts will have the opportunity to finish any incomplete ‘partial’ merit badges during this program at Camp Workcoeman. Scouts must list the badges they would like to work on when registering. This is a morning program only, concluding at 12:00 PM; no meals are provided.

Trail to Eagle Day — October 8, 2022

This Program is meant to provide Scouts with the opportunity to earn at least a portion of a merit badge that is required to become an Eagle Scout. In addition to the merit badge class, there will also be a session where Scouts are taught about the Eagle Scout requirements, including the Eagle Service Project and, most importantly, leadership.

Merit badges offered include: Citizenship in the Nation, Citizenship in the World, Emergency Preparedness, First Aid, and Hiking.

Sportsman Merit Badge Day — November 5, 2022

This is an opportunity for Scouts to earn a sportsman related merit badge. The badges being offered are: Climbing, Archery, Rifle Shooting, Shotgun Shooting, and Sports. The program runs 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM and the $45 registration fee includes lunch.

Five Mile Hike and Orienteering Clinic — November 5, 2022

This program focuses on hiking and orienteering requirements connected with the Second Class and First Class ranks, including completing a five mile hike through the back woods of Camp Workcoeman. The event runs 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM and the $45 registration fee includes a trail lunch. Scouts will receive a sheet listing the requirements completed on this day to bring back to their troops.

About Camp

Camp Workcoeman is located in the hills of northwest Connecticut in scenic New Hartford and Barkhamsted. The camp consists of approximately 427 acres on the shore of beautiful West Hill Pond, possibly the cleanest in Connecticut.

Established in 1924, it is one of the oldest continuously operated Scout camps in the country. For 98 years, thousands of Scouts and Scouters have had unforgettable Scouting experiences at Camp Workcoeman. This fine tradition of Scouting continues today.

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Phone

  • Camp Workcoeman

    Office: (860) 379-2207
    Nurse: (860) 379-1756
    Fax: (860) 379-1311
  • Connecticut Rivers Council

    Office: (860) 913-2700
    Fax: (860) 289-6447

Address

169 Camp Workcoeman Road
New Hartford, CT 06057